Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks - 2/7/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Atlanta Hawks at Boston Celtics

Friday, February 7, 2020 at 7:30 PM (Td Garden)

Celtics -9

The Atlanta Hawks are traveling to the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts to face off against the Boston Celtics. The Atlanta Hawks are 14-38 on the year and 6-21 away, following a 7 point win against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Boston Celtics are coming into this game off of a 16 point win against the Orlando Magic, making them 35-15 on the year and 21-5 at home.

The Atlanta Hawks enter this matchup averaging 109.5 points per game and also allow 118.3 points per game. The Hawks are led by 21 year old, Trae Young. Young leads the Hawks in scoring, rebounding, and assist. Young is averaging 29.3 points per game, 4.6 rebounds per game, 9.0 assist per game. The Hawks have been horrible this year despite having a great young player in Trae Young.

The Boston Celtics are averaging 112.7 points per game and also allow 105.4 points per game. The Celtics are led by 29 year old, Kemba Walker. Walker leads the Celtics in scoring and assist, averaging 22.0 points per game and 5.0 assist per game. Walker sat out in their last game and the Celtics were still able to win big against the Magic.

Recent Betting Trends

The Atlanta Hawks are 24-28 ATS this year.

The total has gone over in 6 of the Hawk’s last 7 games.

The Boston Celtics are 31-17-2 ATS this year.

The Celtics are 5-0 ATS their last 5 games.

In this matchup I like the Boston Celtics to win and cover the spread. The Boston Celtics are 5-0 ATS their last 5 games and Atlanta has been horrible this year and will not be able to keep up with the Celtics. Final score prediction, the Boston Celtics will win and cover the spread 119-106.

Nate’s Pick Celtics -9

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.